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Adobe Photoshop Tools And Commands

Subject : it-skills
Instructions:
  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
  • Don't refresh. All questions and answers are randomly picked and ordered every time you load a test.

This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers to obvious but it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Controls how objects blend with objects on layers below






2. Selection tool used to select square or rectangular areas






3. Graphics created using a grid of colored squares






4. Selects a circular area






5. Protects parts of your selection you dont want edited






6. Automatically selects areas






7. Can use the brush to edit the selection over and over by hand more precisely






8. Usually removed by the eraser tool - deletes parts of the image






9. Channels in gray scale. permanant






10. Holding down shift while using the crop button keeps the ____________






11. normal viewing and editing mode






12. Area you take pixels from






13. Special effects you apply to layer to affect the appearance of the layer's contents






14. Creating a 'hole' in the layer to see the layer below






15. Saved shapes that are able to be reused






16. Copy pixels from a source area to a new area






17. Add color or other effects to an image using a circular edit space






18. Stores previous steps made within photoshop






19. Dot of light or color






20. Make paterns from the selection






21. Part of an image






22. To edit an image repeatedly without making a permanet change to the colors or tonal range






23. Determines how the layers colored pixels mix together with underlying pixels in an image (hue - saturation - color - etc)






24. Crosshair indicates _________






25. A bar at the bottom of the program window that provides information about the current file and process






26. zoom tool shortcuts






27. ____________ selects rectangular area - and rectangle tool draws the shape






28. Like layers work in the same way in that you can see through them but they don't change anything actually below them. So you can apply an adjustment (such as hue/saturation changes) on a transparency/layer and it will become an adjustment layer.






29. Slowly transition from transparent to visible






30. When you save a mask selection - where is it stored?






31. Mode which allows you to use the paint brush to more precisely select areas






32. Perserve earlier states of your work






33. The conversion of vector objects into pixel information.






34. Two techniques for ___________________ - to select the layer you paint on - to create a new layer and then group it within the previous






35. Selections of a similar color






36. The 'f' icon at the bottom of the layer palette - that applies things like outer glow - drop shadow and color overlay






37. Deletes part of a layer






38. Lists information about mouse's coordinates on the screen - colors of pixels under the mouse - etc....






39. Lets you apply transformations (move - rotate - scale - skew - distort - perspective and wrap) in one continuous operation.






40. Highlight the edges of an image by hand and then extract withing that outline






41. Indicates the layer you are currently editing






42. How much you can see through a layer






43. A group of actions






44. A folder in the layer palette indicates that there is a _______






45. Adds to selection






46. Keeps a list of previous actions






47. Randomness






48. _________ allows fixing mistakes using your redit history - uses info from the history palette






49. Adjusts saturation






50. The 2 numbers at the bottom of the status bar mean indicate the size of the __________